June 8, 2010: One Good Show Deserves Another

You'll find 21 additional ads today, all from November 1987. The Channel 36 gallery has three more movie ads for "Murder on the Orient Express" (Albert Finney), "Same Time, Next Year" (Alan Alda, Ellen Burstyn) and "Mommie Dearest" (Faye Dunaway). There are three in the ABC gallery, one for Tuesday night shows Who's the Boss? (Katherine Helmond, Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano, Judith Light, Danny Pintauro) and Growing Pains (Tracey Gold, Alan Thicke, Jeremy Johnson, Joanna Kerns, Kirk Cameron), one for the Head of the Class episode "That'll be the Day" (cast picture) and one for a 20/20 visit to the Comedy Store in L.A. The CBS gallery has three ads, one for a primetime episode of Pee-Wee's Playhouse (Paul Reubens) and two for daytime soaps The Bold and the Beautiful (Joanna Johnson) and As the World Turns. There are five in the NBC gallery, one for the L.A. Law episode "The Brothers Grimm" (Jimmy Smits, Maria O'Brien) which also includes a TV Guide close-up, one for the World Premiere Movie "Perry Mason: The Case of the Scandalous Scoundrel" (Raymond Burr, Morgan Brittany, Robert Guillaume), one for Days of Our Lives and two for "Poor Little Rich Girl" a two-page ad for part one and a full-page ad for part two which also includes a TV Guide close-up for part one and a description for part two (Farrah Fawcett, Anne Francis, Kevin McCarthy, James Read, Bruce Davison). The PBS gallery has a channel 30 ad for the series Growing a Business (Paul Hawken) and the TBS gallery has four movie ads, one for Pillsbury Classic Movies "To Catch a Thief" (Cary Grant) and "Viva Las Vegas" (Elvis Presley), one for "The Beastmaster" (Marc Singer), one for Double Revenge Movies "The Revengers" (Ernest Borgnine, William Holden) and "Walking Tall" (Joe Don Baker) and one for "Doctor Zhivago" (Omar Sharif) and there are two game show ads in the Ohio & W. Pennsylvania gallery, a WKEF-TV22 ad for Win, Lose or Draw (Bert Convy) and a WLIO-TV35 ad for Wheel of Fortune (Vanna White, Pat Sajak). More from November and December 1987 are on the way...

I also changed the header pic to something entirely different!